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The Shape object represents a Bézier, B-Spline, or X-Spline shape that can animate over time.

Base Class: StereoscopicObject

Shapes can be created with Shape(type, label=None).


Attributes are read-only unless noted.

Name Description
blendMode the blend mode
blurType the blur type
closed True if the shape is closed
inverted True if the shape alpha should be inverted
path the path property (same as'path') or shape['path'])
range the shape's t-range as a tuple (start, end)
shapeType the shape type


Name Description
createPath() create and return a new empty path - set with setPath()
createPath(frame) create and return a new empty path and set a key at frame
evalPath(frame) interpolate and return a path at the desired frame
isPointSelected(index) return True if the control point index is selected
selectAllPoints(state=True) select (or deselect) all of the control points
selectedPoints() return a List of selected control point indexes
selectPoint(index, state=True) select (or deselect) the control point at index
selectPoints(indexes, state=True) select (or deselect) the List of control point at indexes
setPath(path, frame) set the path as a keyframe at frame


Shape Type

Name Description
Bezier a Bézier shape
Bspline a B-Spline shape
Xspline an X-Spline shape